Look who's talking: Burress, Coughlin

Why even ponder Plax? Because Giants haven't been to playoffs since he wore blue

Updated: July 28, 2011, 3:04 AM ET
By Ohm Youngmisuk | ESPNNewYork.com

When Plaxico Burress shot himself in the leg in November 2008, he shredded Tom Coughlin's chances of repeating as Super Bowl champion, leaving a sour taste that still lingers in the New York Giants organization today.

Yet this week, Burress and Coughlin will talk about the wide receiver's potential return to the team.

"It's going to be crazy," Burress told the Newark Star-Ledger on Tuesday night about a face-to-face meeting with his old coach. "I really don't know what ...

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